Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They answered and said unto him, You were altogether born in sins, and do you teach us? And they cast him out.
Then answered them the Pharisees, Are you also deceived?
Then came his disciples, and said unto him, Know you that the Pharisees were offended, after they heard this saying?
Woe unto you, you blind guides, who say, Whosoever shall swear by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever shall swear by the gold of the temple, he is bound!
And the Lord said unto him, Now do you Pharisees make clean the outside of the cup and the platter; but your inward part is full of extortion and wickedness.
And are confident that you yourself are a guide of the blind, a light of them who are in darkness,
Because you say, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and know not that you are wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked:
There is a way that seems right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.
Therefore speak I to them in parables: because seeing they see not; and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.
Take heed therefore that the light which is in you be not darkness.
But this people who know not the law are cursed.